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LMHS – Mental Health and Well-being in School Improvement Planning

LMHS - Mental Health and Well-being in School Improvement Planning

Important things to consider, some essential documents and some ideas for beginning school planning related to mental health and well-being are highlighted in this Tip Sheet.

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LMHS – Supporting Staff Mental Health and Well-being

LMHS – Supporting Staff Mental Health and Well-being

Student mental health issues can be overwhelming at times and it is important to remind staff that these feelings are normal and that taking care of ourselves is essential.

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LMHS Building Relationships

LMHS Building Relationships

This Tip Sheet is part of a suite of resources to support Leading a Mentally Healthy School and focuses on the development of meaningful relationships to support mental health.

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LMHS Reflection Tool Booklet

LMHS Reflection Tool Booklet

The LMHS Reflection Tool: A Tool for Continuous Learning and Improvement in Mental Health and Well-being at School is one in a series of resources to support you in your school improvement planning process.

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LMHS Reflection Tool Fillable Form

LMHS Reflection Tool Fillable Form

The LMHS Reflection Tool provides an electronic version for you to use in recording your school's stage of implementation within each of the 5 key Tier 1 areas of the AIM Model to create a mentally healthy school.

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LMHS Building Staff Capacity

Building Staff Capacity

This Tip Sheet is part of a suite of resources to support Leading a Mentally Healthy School and provides key points to consider in your role in building staff capacity.

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the BRIEF Spring 2018

the BRIEF Spring 2018

Provides updates for school administrators on leading mentally healthy schools.

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Partner with Families and Community

Partner with Families and Community

These one page Information Sheets, co-created with practicing principals in partnership with ADFO, CPCO and OPC, provides need-to-know information and handy web links in a friendly format for the busy school leader.

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Staff Well-being

Staff Well-being

These one page Information Sheets, co-created with practicing principals in partnership with ADFO, CPCO and OPC, provides need-to-know information and handy web links in a friendly format for the busy school leader.

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Promotion of Mental Well-being

Promotion of Mental Well-being

These one page Information Sheets, co-created with practicing principals in partnership with ADFO, CPCO and OPC, provides need-to-know information and handy web links in a friendly format for the busy school leader.

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Supporting Students Who are Vulnerable

Supporting Students Who are Vulnerable

These one page Information Sheets, co-created with practicing principals in partnership with ADFO, CPCO and OPC, provides need-to-know information and handy web links in a friendly format for the busy school leader.

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Building Staff Capacity

Building Staff Capacity

These one page Information Sheets, co-created with practicing principals in partnership with ADFO, CPCO and OPC, provides need-to-know information and handy web links in a friendly format for the busy school leader.

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Foster Conditions and Climate

These one page Information Sheets, co-created with practicing principals in partnership with ADFO, CPCO and OPC, provides need-to-know information and handy web links in a friendly format for the busy school leader.

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Setting the stage with the Top 10 Conditions: SCHOOL PLANNING FOR SUSTAINABLE PRACTICES IN MENTAL HEALTH AND WELL-BEING

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Setting foundations for high-quality evidence-informed mental health promotion and prevention programming at school is a critical first step!

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Leading Mentally Healthy Schools Flip Chart: a reference of key school mental health concepts

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Research indicates there is a clear relationship between student mental health and achievement.

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Leading Mentally Healthy Schools Brochure: a quick desk reference for key concepts

Leading Mentally Healthy Schools Brochure: a quick desk reference for key concepts

Mental health "is a state of well-being in which every individual realizes his or her potential, can cope with the normal stresses of life, can work productively and fruitfully, and is able to make a contribution to their community"

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WellAhead Webinar Series – April Webinar on Leadership – Recordings Available

WellAhead is a philanthropic initiative that aims to improve child and youth mental health by integrating social and emotional wellbeing into K-12 education.  Upcoming webinars feature topics that will be of interest to those supporting student mental health and well-being in schools. Social Labs 201: The messiness of labs and how to deal Co-presenter: Jerry Koh (MaRS […]

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Personal Resiliency

Personal Resiliency

Taking care of oneself is a crucial and necessary ingredient for those who care for others.

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AboutKidsHealth

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Be sure to visit the great website AboutKidsHealth, a health education resource for children, youth and caregivers that is approved by health-care providers at The Hospital for Sick Children. Mental health resources cover well-being, anxiety disorders, mood disorders and much more.

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Back-to-School Featured Resource Educator Info-Sheet on Helping Students to Manage Anxiety

Anxiety at School

Educators know that students will face anxiety at times. Usually, these feelings are helpful for students. However, when feelings of fear and worry last for a long time, are exaggerated, or occur without a real threat, anxiety can be a problem. Educators have an important role in helping students maintain a healthy level of anxiety.

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School Mental Health Decision Support Tool – Student Mental Health Awareness Activities – School Administrator Version

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Decision Support Tool designed to help school administrators in their selection of MH awareness activities (e.g., speakers, videos, social media, surveys).

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